Category: After

After breach, Twitter hires a new cybersecurity chief
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After breach, Twitter hires a new cybersecurity chief

Following a high-profile breach in July, Twitter has hired Rinki Sethi as its new chief information security officer. Sethi most recently served as chief information security officer at cloud data management Rubrik, and previously worked in cybersecurity roles at IBM, Palo Alto Networks, and Intuit. In the new role at Twitter overseeing the company’s information…

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After lockdowns lead to an e-bike boom, VanMoof raises $40M Series B to expand globally
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After lockdowns lead to an e-bike boom, VanMoof raises $40M Series B to expand globally

E-bike startup VanMoof, has raised a $40 million investment from Norwest Venture Partners, Felix Capital and Balderton Capital. The Series B financing comes after a $13.5 million investment in May. The funding brings VanMoof’s total raised to $73 million and furthers the e-bike brand’s ultimate mission of getting the next billion on bikes. The Series…

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Trump Bump After Convention: POTUS Jumps to Lead in National Poll
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Trump Bump After Convention: POTUS Jumps to Lead in National Poll

President Trump has received a significant bump in the polls in the aftermath of last week’s Republican National Convention (RNC), jumping to a three-point lead in the national popular vote and a seven-point lead in key battleground states in the Democracy Institute/Sunday Express Poll released Sunday. The Democracy  Institute/Sunday Express Poll shows that President Trump leads…

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Dow Tumbles After Horrific Economic Data Spooks U.S. Stock Market
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Dow Tumbles After Horrific Economic Data Spooks U.S. Stock Market

The Dow Jones suffered a big pullback on Thursday. Unemployment claims and a historically grisly GDP report weighed on the U.S. stock market. One economist warns financial market pricing is still too optimistic. An afternoon relief rally launched the stock market off its lows, but the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) still hurtled toward a…

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VIDEO: Crowd Boos Bubba Wallace After He’s Announced, Cheers After He Crashes
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VIDEO: Crowd Boos Bubba Wallace After He’s Announced, Cheers After He Crashes

Bubba Wallace was greeted with loud booing from those in attendance at NASCAR’s Cup Series All-Star Race at Bristol, Tennessee this week. Things didn’t improve for Wallace once the race began either. The sport’s lone full-time black driver crashed into a wall, after which the crowd cheered. Moreover, there were several confederate flags visible in…

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After losing Grubhub, Uber reportedly hails Postmates
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After losing Grubhub, Uber reportedly hails Postmates

Uber has reportedly made an offer to buy food delivery service Postmates, according to The New York Times. According to the Times, the talks are still ongoing and the deal could fall through. For those that have been paying attention to Uber, this appetite is not new, albeit consistent. A little over a month ago,…

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